Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 8, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 3, 2008
Length: 16 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes.
Section2 - States that any person who served honorably as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces (Armed Forces) in support of contingency operations shall be eligible for naturalization as ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6020 — 110th Congress: Lance Corporal Jose Gutierrez Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6020
“H.R. 6020 — 110th Congress: Lance Corporal Jose Gutierrez Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6020>
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